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'''Address:'''<br>
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*1310 Aeroplaza Dr Colorado Springs CO 80910
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*[https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d3108.8497385970845!2d-104.73472052195127!3d38.81299614083269!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x871346beeecc268d%3A0x68b50dda398bed90!2sThe+Church+of+Jesus+Christ+of+Latter-day+Saints!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1457373108884 '''Google Maps and Directions''']
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*Park and enter on the North Side of the building.
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[[File:Fountain Colorado Stake Center Photo.jpg|thumb|354x354px|Enter the Family History Center from the North end of the building.  This picture is looking west.  The north end is to the right.]]
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'''Phones:'''
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*FHC - 1-719-550-2867
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*FHC Directors Ron and Shannon Eliason - 1-719-232-5881, 1-719-314-6515<br>
  
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'''E-mail:'''
 
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*CO_Fountain@ldsmail.net
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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*shannon_eliason2000@yahoo.com or ron.eliason@gmail.com
 
 
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*'''Tuesday:''' 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
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*'''Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday:''' 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
 
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'''Closed all major holidays:'''
 
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
 
 
==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
 
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
 
 
 
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
 
 
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
 
 
==== Collections  ====
 
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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Contact Ron or Shannon Eliason at 719-232-5881 or 719-314-6515 or shannon_eliason2000@yahoo.com or ron.eliason@gmail.com if you are interested in volunteering for this Family History Center.
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:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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'''Upcoming Events'''
  
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
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'''Class Schedule''' <br>
  
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Classes are held each month on: <br>
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*''' See below for the summer schedule
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*''' Mom and Tots Morning, Third Tuesday In Sep, Oct, 9:30 - 11:00am
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*''' Call 719-314-6515 to reserve a spot
  
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Classes for September and October:
  
=== Center Services ===
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*'''05 Sep 2017 10:00am - 11:15am, Introduction to FamilySearch Partners'''
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*'''21 Sep 2017 7:00pm -  8:15pm, Introduction to FamilySearch Partners '''
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*'''03 Oct 2017 10:00am - 11:15am, Introduction to African American Research
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*'''10 Oct 2017  7:00pm -  8:15pm, Introduction to African American Research
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*'''19 Oct 2017  7:00pm -  8:15pm, Introduction to FamilySearch Web Indexing
  
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[https://calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=uf7jtre67kp244ik50ah30h738%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Denver'''Click here to sign up for a classes''']
  
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'''Staff Training Meetings'''
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*3rd Saturday of each month at 10 am
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'''Databases and Software'''<br>
  
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
  
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''
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'''Hardware and Equipment'''
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:* Our Education and Training room is hardwired to the Internet with electrical outlets for personal laptops.  The room can handle up to nine (9) laptops for use during classes or for research during operating hours.  Please feel free to bring you own laptops.  
  
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'''Additionally we have for your use:'''
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:*Five state-of-art standalone computers''<br>''
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:*High Speed Scanner (50 Photo's per minute)<br>
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:*Flat Bed Scanner up to 11 x 17&nbsp; <br>
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:*Color Printer up to 11 x 17<br>
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:*Black and White Printer with scanner<br>
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:*Lamination machine up to 11 x 17<br>
  
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'''Reserve the high speed scanner<br>'''
  
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Family photos, documents, and records can now be digitized at the Fountain Stake Family History Discovery Center, using our Kodak Picture Saver Photo Scanner. You can scan 50 photos a minute and save all your photos or documents. These photo can then be uploaded to FamilySearch.org.&nbsp;
  
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Reservations for the scanner can be made for 1 1/2 hour increments. Please visit the Scanner Reservation Calendar to see when the scanner is available for use.
  
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
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[https://calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=5ga0tp339eo88f5orihcpqnn6c%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Denver'''Click here to Reserve Scanner''']
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[[Category:Colorado_Family_History_Centers]]

Latest revision as of 04:30, 25 August 2017

Contact Information

Address:

Enter the Family History Center from the North end of the building. This picture is looking west. The north end is to the right.

Phones:

  • FHC - 1-719-550-2867
  • FHC Directors Ron and Shannon Eliason - 1-719-232-5881, 1-719-314-6515

E-mail:

  • CO_Fountain@ldsmail.net
  • shannon_eliason2000@yahoo.com or ron.eliason@gmail.com

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays:


Volunteer at this Center

Contact Ron or Shannon Eliason at 719-232-5881 or 719-314-6515 or shannon_eliason2000@yahoo.com or ron.eliason@gmail.com if you are interested in volunteering for this Family History Center.


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Classes are held each month on:

  • See below for the summer schedule
  • Mom and Tots Morning, Third Tuesday In Sep, Oct, 9:30 - 11:00am
  • Call 719-314-6515 to reserve a spot

Classes for September and October:

  • 05 Sep 2017 10:00am - 11:15am, Introduction to FamilySearch Partners
  • 21 Sep 2017 7:00pm - 8:15pm, Introduction to FamilySearch Partners
  • 03 Oct 2017 10:00am - 11:15am, Introduction to African American Research
  • 10 Oct 2017 7:00pm - 8:15pm, Introduction to African American Research
  • 19 Oct 2017 7:00pm - 8:15pm, Introduction to FamilySearch Web Indexing

Click here to sign up for a classes

Staff Training Meetings

  • 3rd Saturday of each month at 10 am


Center Resources

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment

  • Our Education and Training room is hardwired to the Internet with electrical outlets for personal laptops. The room can handle up to nine (9) laptops for use during classes or for research during operating hours. Please feel free to bring you own laptops.

Additionally we have for your use:

  • Five state-of-art standalone computers
  • High Speed Scanner (50 Photo's per minute)
  • Flat Bed Scanner up to 11 x 17 
  • Color Printer up to 11 x 17
  • Black and White Printer with scanner
  • Lamination machine up to 11 x 17

Reserve the high speed scanner

Family photos, documents, and records can now be digitized at the Fountain Stake Family History Discovery Center, using our Kodak Picture Saver Photo Scanner. You can scan 50 photos a minute and save all your photos or documents. These photo can then be uploaded to FamilySearch.org. 

Reservations for the scanner can be made for 1 1/2 hour increments. Please visit the Scanner Reservation Calendar to see when the scanner is available for use.

Click here to Reserve Scanner